Utah

Photographing a Young Uinta Ground Squirrel in the Wasatch Mountains

2018-05-20T05:15:01+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Categories: Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Uinta Ground Squirrels, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

May... the month where baby Uinta Ground Squirrels seem to show up everywhere within their favorite habitats which include shrubsteppe habitat, meadows and pastures with elevations of between 4,000 and 8,010 feet in areas of Montana, Idaho, Wyoming and Utah.

White-faced Ibis in Breeding and Nonbreeding Plumage

2018-05-19T05:20:55+00:00 May 19th, 2018|Categories: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Birds, Box Elder County, Utah, White-faced Ibises|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

In just a few weeks the White-faced Ibis that are in breeding plumage right now will begin to molt into their nonbreeding plumage and I thought this might be a good time to show some of the differences.

Male Yellow Warblers in the Wasatch Mountains – Sunshine On The Wing

2018-05-18T06:01:40+00:00 May 18th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Utah, Yellow Warblers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Yesterday morning was spent up in the mountain canyons again photographing the birds I found at the higher elevations, the birds I saw the most of were Yellow Warblers, birds who look like sunshine on the wing.

Adult Uinta Ground Squirrel Damp From Dew Plus a Bonus Baby Squirrel Photo

2018-05-17T05:34:47+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Categories: Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Uinta Ground Squirrels, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

I'm sharing two Uinta Ground Squirrel photos taken two days ago a canyon in the Wasatch Mountains, one adult that was wet from the morning dew and one baby that was just outside of its burrow.